Medical Dictionary

greater wing

noun
variants: also

great wing

Medical Definition of greater wing

  1. :  a broad curved winglike expanse on each side of the sphenoid bone—called also alisphenoid; compare lesser wing


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up greater wing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

an incorrigible rascal

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!